Checking On Your Order
If you haven't received your t-shirt yet, don't worry. We only just finished shipping them all. And some shipments -- especially those going abroad -- might take a bit longer.... Read more
What Do You Think?
Now that we're wrapping up the t-shirt project, we want to know what you thought of it.
Please take a couple minutes to fill out this survey. We'd... Read more
Don't Worry: T-Shirts Are Still Shipping
T-shirts will be going out over the next couple weeks. Don't worry if you haven't received yours yet.
For those of you asking about tracking information, the packages are being... Read more
The World Behind a Simple Shirt, In Five Chapters.
Our t-shirt website full of photos, video, and audio is live. Check it all out here:
And don't forget to share a photo of yourself once you receive your... Read more
Share The Love!
Once you receive your Planet Money t-shirt, please snap a picture of yourself wearing your t-shirt, out there in the wild, and share it on Instagram. Use the hashtag #seedtoshirt and please... Read more
Watch The Trailer!
We're officially launching our t-shirt website full of photos, video, and audio next Monday, December 2. In the meantime, check out this sweet trailer we made:
Your t-shirts are... Read more
T-shirts Start Shipping Tuesday, November 26
You may get an email soon with tracking information for your t-shirt delivery. It takes a couple days for the shipping information to update, so don't be concerned if you... Read more
A final decision on the men's tee!
The original print color on our men’s T-shirts wasn’t working … so we decided to go back for round two. With some help from Jockey, we chose the new color... Read more
Verify Your Shipping Address
This week you'll be receiving an email from firstname.lastname@example.org. This email will have the shipping address we have on file for you. If your shipping address has changed, please follow... Read more
The women’s tee is almost the same color as a pollinated cotton flower
Around the same time that Marianne McCune was seeing the women’s tee get made in Medellín, Robert Smith and Jess Jiang were in Lubbock, touring a cotton test field.
From... Read more
Many of you have been emailing and posting messages saying you'd like to update your address. I'm sorry I haven't responded to this sooner. Here's how we're going to handle... Read more
Our t-shirts have left the building!
Our women's tees, loaded on the truck and heading out to the port in Colombia.
Once they were loaded in the container, Marianne McCune wrote a message (in red lipstick)... Read more
The teams from Bangladesh and Indonesia call in to chat
Today on the Planet Money podcast, we talk on the phone with Robert and Jess in Indonesia and Zoe and Caitlin in Bangladesh. Robert and Jess describe their visit to... Read more
Look What We Found in Chittagong!
Today was a big day, we took a tour of the factory that is making our men’s t-shirt in Chittagong, Bangladesh. We saw them cutting and sewing the shirts. They... Read more
Snapshots from the road on our new tumblr
The office is almost empty. Zoe and Caitlin are in Bangladesh. Robert and Jess are in Indonesia. They'll all be posting snapshots and dispatches from the road on our tumblr.... Read more
Jakarta, Medellin, Chittagong
Thanks again to everyone for supporting the Planet Money t-shirt. Here's a quick update on what's happening:
At the end of June, we sent our purchase order to Jockey. Official... Read more
Survey Deadline Tuesday 5/21 12 PM (noon) ET
Thanks to all of you who have already filled out your surveys and given us your size and shipping information. For everyone who hasn't yet submitted their survey, we... Read more
A lot of you have asked about sizing charts. First men's:
And then women's
S: top size - 4, bust size (in... Read more
Wow. That was incredible. Is it really possible that over 20,000 of you will be joining us on our t-shirt journey? It’s overwhelming.
We’re very eager to get the reporting... Read more
Bad news about 2XL
A lot of you have written about adding 2 and 3 XL sizes, and we've been working furiously to try and make that happen. Yesterday we admitted defeat. To add... Read more
Our last update caused some confusion. Just to he clear. Men's shirts are gray. Women's shirts are pink. Our last update was referring only to women's shirts. Sorry for the... Read more
First off, at the risk of being repetitive, thank you! We are blown away and unbelievably grateful for the response thus far.
About the colors. Your questions in essence: 1)... Read more
A backer wrote: "Please post another update. Am really curious what your reactions are to the response so far. Are you shocked? Thrilled? Scared? Humbled?"
Can we say all of the above? We're psyched that so many of you are as interested in this project as we are. And we can't wait to see how... Read more
Thank you! We hit our goal!
We never imagined we would get here so quickly. Our ultimate goal is to get a t-shirt to everyone who wants one so please continue to back us if you... Read more